- Rapid City mayor proposes plan to boost President's Plaza Updated: Oct-13-15 1:29 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Rapid City Mayor Steve Allender and developers of President's Plaza say they hope that splitting a publicly funded parking garage and a privately funded high-rise into separate projects will help jump-start the long-stalled downtown development.
- Fire prompts evacuation of Rapid City hotel; no one injured Updated: Oct-12-15 12:33 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A fire on the rooftop of the pool area prompted the evacuation of a Rapid City hotel.
- North Dakota tribal college closes branch in South Dakota Updated: Oct-12-15 11:30 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A college run by North Dakota tribes has closed a satellite branch in South Dakota, ending a $1.2 million expansion project after just two years.
- Police arrest federal fugitive after chase in Rapid City Updated: Oct-12-15 3:36 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Police say a 29-year-old federal fugitive who was wearing a bulletproof vest was arrested after a high-speed chase in Rapid City.
- SD School of Mines to host rocks, fossils ID public event Updated: Oct-11-15 11:55 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology is inviting individuals to take their interesting backyard rock or fossil finds to the university's annual identification event.
- Sculptor unveils 5 pieces of public art in Rapid City Updated: Oct-11-15 10:35 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A sculptor is gradually unveiling gray granite pieces of his public art project in downtown Rapid City.
- Rapid City dental specialist pursuing state House seat Updated: Oct-10-15 10:34 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A Rapid City dental specialist says he's running for a seat in the state House of Representatives in the 2016 election.
- Rapid City man ordered to stop selling medical devices Updated: Oct-09-15 11:36 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A federal judge has ruled that a retired Rapid City dentist must stop selling laser devices with the claim that they treat a large number of serious diseases and disorders.
- Community center opens at Ellsworth Air Force Base Updated: Oct-08-15 9:28 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Ellsworth Air Force Base has opened a community center that will serve as a place for airmen and their families to gather for events like birthday parties and barbecues.
- Inmate missing from minimum-security lockup in Rapid City Updated: Oct-08-15 6:22 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A state prison inmate has been placed on escape status after walking away from a minimum-security lockup in Rapid City.
- Prosecutors won't seek death penalty in 2 killings Updated: Oct-07-15 7:19 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Prosecutors say they will not seek the death penalty in two western South Dakota killings should the suspects be convicted.
- School of Mines hosting demography conference Updated: Oct-07-15 2:16 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology is hosting a demography conference this week.
- Police: Man stole bulldozer, used it to damage building Updated: Oct-06-15 6:24 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A Colorado man is in custody in South Dakota after law enforcement authorities accused him of stealing a bulldozer and using it to damage a building and destroy a pickup truck.
- Former Rapid City mayor takes new job in home state of Iowa Updated: Oct-06-15 10:45 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Former Rapid City mayor Sam Kooiker (KWAY'-kur) is taking a new job in his home state of Iowa.
- Rapid City Council approves longer mayoral, council terms Updated: Oct-06-15 9:38 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The Rapid City Council has approved longer office terms for future mayors and council members, though opponents hope the matter will be decided by a public vote.
- Authorities identify Rapid City man killed in house fire Updated: Oct-06-15 6:50 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Rapid City police have identified a man killed in a house fire.
- 79-year-old Rapid City man dies from injuries in home fire Updated: Oct-03-15 10:30 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Authorities in Rapid City say a 79-year-old man has died from injuries sustained during a house fire.
- Rapid City man injured in house fire dies in hospital Updated: Oct-02-15 10:49 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A Rapid City man has died after suffering burns and smoke inhalation in a house fire.
- Colleges in Rapid City, Yankton planning building projects Updated: Oct-01-15 11:47 am
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Two colleges on opposite sides of South Dakota are planning building projects.
- Company loses legal battle with Rapid City over billboards Updated: Oct-01-15 9:53 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit that an advertising company filed against Rapid City over rules for electronic billboards.
- School of Mines getting federal mine-safety funding grant Updated: Oct-01-15 2:20 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The South Dakota School of Mines at Technology is getting a share of $8.4 million in federal grant funding to reduce mining accidents and injuries and for training programs.
- Police: Officer fatally shoots man in Rapid City Updated: Sep-30-15 11:44 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Rapid City police say an officer responding to a domestic assault call fatally shot a man who lunged at him with a "blunt object."
- Rapid City man pleads guilty in lake crash that killed woman Updated: Sep-30-15 10:41 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A Rapid City man involved in a fatal crash on Lake Pactola has pleaded guilty to manslaughter and boating under the influence.
- Box Elder man gets 30 years for assaulting officer with car Updated: Sep-30-15 7:31 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A Box Elder man convicted of assaulting a police officer with his car has been sentenced to serve 30 years in prison.
- Rapid City police investigating another casino robbery Updated: Sep-30-15 6:41 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Rapid City police are investigating the armed robbery of another casino.